STORM event in Venaria

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    On May the 26th an event dedicated to disseminate and discuss STORM objectives and its achievements, took place in Venaria, close to Turin. Attendees were professors, cultural heritage officers, students, professional and SMEs representatives. Current project achievement have been presented as well as the planned first edition of STORM “summer school”. Now the idea is to replicate the event …

La Venaria Reale event: Climate change effects mitigation what could be the role of Restorers and Conservators: The STORM project contribution

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This is a remind for the event planned in La Venaria Reale (Turin – Italy) to introduce the project to Institutions, Professionals, Teachers and Students. The event is open and free. The event will take place in La Venaria Reale, close to Turin in Italy hosted by Centro Restauro Venaria, May the 26th 2017 in the morning. The main target of this …

Climate change effects mitigation what could be the role of Restorers and Conservators: The STORM project contribution

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The event will take place in La Venaria Reale, close to Turin in Italy hosted by Centro Restauro Venaria, May the 26th 2017 in the morning. The main target of this event will be to inform University of Turin, SISCOR Students, Professors and Professionals collaborating on the Turin territory about objectives, methodologies and related technologies going to be applied in the …

Participation of DGPC in the International Conference “Cultural Heritage: Disaster: Preparedness, Response and Recovery”

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On November 3rd and 4th 2016, STORM, through the DGPC, attended the International Conference “Cultural Heritage: Disaster Prevention, Response and Recovery” that took place in Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation and was organized in cooperation with the National Coach Museum. The Conference aimed to promote the debate and the sharing of experiences about the current situation regarding prevention policies for the protection …

STORM and Historic England met in London

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  On Monday April the 10th, the second meeting with Historic England took place in London. The main objective of the meeting was to inform Mrs Hannah Fluck about project progresses and to plan a possible participation to workshops where specific themes could be addressed. The first idea is to organise one of them in Mellor where involve all potential …

Prof. De Caro (ICCROM) interviewed by project team

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Last March the 27th in Rome during the general assembly of H2020 STORM project, Prof. Stefano De Caro, managing director of ICCROM has been interviewed by the project team. He focused very important priorities in the training needs for people dealing with emergencies and also emphasised the added values new technologies could bring to disasters management. See the entire interview …

Testing a low cost UAV to check the situation of a wall after a storm

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After a storm in Santa Severa (close to Rome in Italy), a test has been done to check how a low cost UAV (Dij Phantom3 standard), could provide an overall view of existing possible damages affecting the castle wall. The resolution used was not very high (HD), but results achieved are usable for a quick analysis to decide if apply deeper …

Weather data collection and visualization

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Archaeological and historic sites all over Europe are vulnerable to damage and destruction from a number of natural and human actions. Sparta, University of Salford and Mellor Archaeological Trust deploy Weather Stations and Sensors based IoT (Internet of Things) technologies to monitor environmental changes and their impact on historic structures, chosen as a pilot site in United Kingdom for project STORM.  After …

Second Scientific Seminar of the Knowledge Centre for Disaster Risk Management: Science for Policy and Operations

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The Disaster Risk Management Knowledge Centre is glad to announce that the registration to the DRMKC 2nd Annual Scientific Seminar is now open and will close on 18th February .  The seminar will be hosted by the Italian Department of Civil Protection in Rome, from 9th to 10th of March: cover the progress made by the DRMKC since its launch in September 2015 gather early input to the upcoming 2018-2019 DRMKC Action Plan address challenges for policy and …